In response to the heinous attacks in Plateau State, where over 100 lives were lost and 221 houses were destroyed in Bokkos and Barkin Ladi Local Government Areas, the Federal Government has taken prompt action. President Bola Tinubu has directed the Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation, led by Dr. Betta Edu, to collaborate with the Plateau State Government to provide urgent assistance.
Expressing deep sorrow over the senseless violence, Minister Edu pledged the ministry’s unwavering commitment to offering comprehensive humanitarian aid to both the survivors and the affected communities.
The Federal Government’s swift response aligns with President Tinubu’s Renewed Hope agenda, reflecting a determined effort to address humanitarian crises and restore stability across Nigeria.
Efforts are underway to ensure that those affected receive the necessary support, underscoring the government’s dedication to fostering peace and stability in the region. The Federal Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs and Poverty Alleviation remains resolute in its mission to uphold the principles of compassion and care, bringing relief to those in the grip of adversity.
Source: Punch Newspaper